Level 5 Extended Diploma in Psychology

Level 5 Extended Diploma in Psychology


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    240 credits


    12 Months



    Level 5 Extended Diploma in Psychology

    12 Months |


    Level 5 Extended Diploma in Psychology

    Our Level 5 Extended Diploma in Psychology, available on carediplomas.com, offers an advanced exploration of the fascinating field of psychology. Building upon the foundational knowledge gained in Level 4, this comprehensive course comprises an array of engaging learning modules.

    Level 4 Units:
    • The Scope of Psychology: Delve into the broad scope of psychology, understanding its fundamental principles and applications.
    • Introduction to Social and Developmental Psychology: Gain insights into the complexities of social and developmental aspects of human behavior.
    • Biopsychology: Explore the intricate relationship between biology and psychology.
    • The Development of Attachments: Investigate the formation and significance of human attachments.
    • Processes of Human Memory: Analyze the intricate workings of human memory, a pivotal aspect of psychological research.
    • Research Methods and Investigating Psychology: Acquire the skills necessary for conducting effective psychological research.
    Level 5 Units:
    • Psychological Approaches to Depression and Schizophrenia: Delve into the psychological dimensions of depression and schizophrenia.
    • Individual Differences: Intelligence; Personality and Criminology: Examine the diverse factors that contribute to individual differences, including intelligence, personality, and criminology.
    • Visual Perception: Uncover the mysteries of visual perception and how our minds interpret the world around us.
    • Social Psychology: Pro and Anti-Social Behavior: Explore the intricacies of social behavior, including both pro and anti-social aspects.
    • The Diversity of Addiction: Study the multifaceted nature of addiction, its causes, and potential treatments.
    • Contemporary Issues and Debates in Psychology: Engage in the latest discussions and debates within the field of psychology, staying current with the ever-evolving landscape.

    Embark on your journey to an Extended Diploma in Psychology and gain a profound understanding of the human mind and behavior. Enroll in our Level 5 Extended Diploma in Psychology course today at carediplomas.com, and unlock a world of knowledge and possibilities.


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    Program Overview: Level 5 Extended Diploma in Psychology

    Key Highlights of this course are:

    Program Duration: 12 Months (Fast Track 6 months option also available)

    Program Credits: 240

    Designed for working Professionals

    Format: Online

    No Written Exam. The Assessment is done via Submission of Assignment

    Tutor Assist available

    Dedicated Student Success Manager

    Timely Doubt Resolution

    Regular Networking Events with Industry Professionals

    Direct entry into Year 1 of a three-year UK Bachelor’s degree

    Important Information

    Undergraduate Level Course: Equivalent to the First and the Second Year of a 3 Year Undergraduate / Bachelor’s University Degree course
    This is a Undergraduate Course

    This course help you to:

    Third year of 3 year Honours Degree at UK University, or

    Directly into employment in an associated profession

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    For entry onto the Level 5 Extended Diploma in Psychology qualification, learners must possess:
    • Relevant NQF / QCF / RQF Level 3 diploma or equivalent recognised qualification


    • Learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course,


    • Mature learners (over 21) with work experience

    The qualification is offered in English.

    This Course qualification consists of 12 mandatory units for a combined total of 240 credits:

    Mandatory units:
    • The Scope of Psychology (20 credits)
    • Introduction to Social and Developmental Psychology (20 credits)
    • Biopsychology (20 credits)
    • The Development of Attachments (20 credits)
    • Processes of Human Memory (20 credits)
    • Research Methods and Investigating Psychology (20 credits)
    • Psychological Approaches to Depression and Schizophrenia (20 credits)
    • Individual Differences: Intelligence; Personality and Criminology (20 credits)
    • Visual Perception (20 credits)
    • Social Psychology: pro and anti-social behaviour (20 credits)
    • The Diversity of Addiction (20 credits)
    • Contemporary Issues and Debates in Psychology (20 credits)
    Successful completion of the qualification provides learners the opportunity for a wide range of academic progressions including progression to relevant Level 6 Diplomas.
    The Level 5 Extended Diploma in Psychology qualifications have been developed with career progression and professional recognition in mind. As this qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), learners are eligible to gain direct entry into the Final Year of a three-year UK Bachelor’s degree.

    This qualifications at RQF Level 5 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to

    • Foundation Degrees,
    • Higher National Diploma (HND) and
    • Year 2 of a three-year UK Bachelor’s degree.
    • Assessment is done via submission of Assignments
    • There are no written exams
    Yes, the diploma programmes are accredited by OTHM, UK – an Awarding body by the UK Government’s regulator – OfQual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation)

    There would be Live Webinars which would be spread across the duration of the course.

    If for any reason you are not able to attend the live sessions, you will have the option to go through the Recordings at a later date as per your convenience.

    There is no visa requirements for to attend this programme

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    Online Delivery

    The course is delivered 100% online via our state of the art Learning Management System (LMS)


    Assessment is based on submission of Assignments and final Dissertation Research Project .There are no exams. Study from anywhere using any device